The FCT Primary Health Care Board say e go start a 10-day integrated measles and Meningitis “A” vaccination campaign inside FCT on Saturday, November 16, 2019.
Dr Felicia Aibinuomo, the FCT Communication Consultant for UNICEF, talk this thing for the one-day media orientation on Tuesday inside Abuja, say the meningitis vaccines na for children between the age of one and five years and the measles vaccines na for children between nine months and five years, and e go happen for the six area councils of the FCT.
According to her, the two diseases na airborne diseases and they common for southern part of the Sahara, and them they happen wella during the dry season.
Hajiya Rukayat Wamako, the Acting Director of the FCT Primary Health Care Board, beg the media people say make them inform and educate residents about the programme to save children from being victims of the diseases.
The vaccination exercise na second chance for children wey no meet up with the first exercise, because them been never reach nine months.
Security apparatus dey ground too, so no shaking.